How childhood trauma affects health across a lifetime | Nadine Burke Harris
14
October

How childhood trauma affects health across a lifetime | Nadine Burke Harris

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In the mid-’90s, the CDC and Kaiser Permanente discovered an exposure that dramatically increased the risk for seven out of 10 of the leading causes of death in the United States. In high doses, it affects brain development, the immune system, hormonal systems, and even the way our DNA is read and transcribed. Folks who […]



Leana Wen: What your doctor won’t disclose
22
August

Leana Wen: What your doctor won’t disclose

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They told me that I’m a traitor to my own profession, that I should be fired, have my medical license taken away, that I should go back to my own country. My email got hacked. In a discussion forum for other doctors, someone took credit for “Twitter-bombing” my account. Now, I didn’t know if this […]